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Nepal Airlines plane with tourists crashes near Kathmandu

A plane carrying tourists has crashed during landing at a mountain strip in northern Nepal.

National Airlines B747-400 cargo plane crashes in Afghanistan

ORLANDO, Fla. - A National Airlines B747-400 cargo plane was involved in an accident at Bagram Airbase in Afghanistan today.

Investigators trying to determine cause of Lion Air crash

BALI, Indonesia - Investigators were working to determine what caused a new Lion Air passenger jet to miss the runway and crash into the sea off the Indonesian resort island of Bali, in the expanding

Lion Air Boeing 737-800 with 101 passengers crashes into the sea...

More than 100 airline assengers escaped with their lives on Saturday when a plane crashed into the sea as it tried to land on the Far Eastern holiday island of Bali.

Another plane crash in Goma shakes Congo travelers

(eTN) – A Fokker 50 aircraft, owned and operated by Congolese private airline CAA, Compagnie Africaine d’Aviation, crashed this afternoon while attempting to land in Goma after failing to make it

Georgia plane crash leaves 5 dead

A light jet aircraft that had landed at Thomson-McDuffie Regional Airport in Thomson, Georgia, ran off the end of the runway and crashed, leaving 5 people deade and 2 injured.

F50 crash in Aweil, South Sudan

(eTN) - A Kenya-registered Fokker 50, used for flights inside Sudan by the International Organization for Migration IOM, crashed yesterday late afternoon while attempting to land in Aweil, South Sudan

19 dead in plane crash near Kathmandu

KATHMANDU, Nepal - Sita Air Dornier aircraft, which was carrying 16 passengers and three crew members, caught fire and crashed on Friday morning near Kathmandu airport.

Foreigners sue Nigerian Dana Air for negligence

LAGOS, Nigeria - Over 20 relatives of foreigners involved in the Dana Air ill-fated flight on June 3rd 2012 that killed all 153 passengers on board and 10 on the ground, have sued the airline in their

German tourists killed in Kenyan plane crash

MOMBASA, Kenya (eTN) - Four people died when a small passenger plane crashed on the runway in Kenya’s renowned Masai Mara national park.

Yambia plane crash injures passengers and crew

(eTN) - Several passengers and the pilot sustained injuries when an aircraft contracted by the UN World Food Program crashed during landing attempt in the Southern Sudanese town of Yambio, while comin

UTair passenger plane crashes in Siberia

Thirty-two people died and 11 others are in intensive care after Russian airline UTair’s passenger jet crashed on Monday morning, April 2, at around 7:33 am local time.

Report on plane crash used as pretext for genocide in Rwanda...

KIGALI, Rwanda - The Government of Rwanda today welcomed the report of the experts appointed by French Judges Marc Trevidic and Nathalie Poux that identified Kanombe Military Barracks as the launch si

US drone crashes in Seychelles

Early this morning at approximately 1013 hours, a US remote-piloted MQ-9 aircraft took off from Seychelles International Airport on a routine patrol.

Bodies of pilots missing in Asiana crash found

More than three months after the plane carrying industrial goods crashed into waters off Jeju Island, the bodies of the two missing Asiana cargo plane pilots were found Sunday.

Arusha crash blamed on “inept air traffic control mechanism”

(eTN) - The crash outside Kilimanjaro International Airport last Thursday night, in which the pilot was seriously injured and one apparent trainee pilot killed, has been attributed by aviation sources

Nairobi plane crash leaves two dead and one seriously injured

(eTN) - A mid-afternoon plane crash outside the city of Nairobi, reportedly in the distant suburb of Karen at the foot of the Ngong Hills, has taken the lives of two of three occupants of the stricken

Pilot, seven tourists die in Botswana charter plane crash

8 foreigners have been killed in a charter plane crash in Botswana, an official confirmed on Monday night.

A private airline’s plane crashes in Nepal

NEPAL (eTN) - For the first time in the history of "Mountain Flight," a popular flight of 50 minutes that takes off from Kathmandu airport for sightseeing of the Himalayan peaks, including Mt.

Buddha Air tourist plane crash in Nepal

Tourist sightseeing flights are an attraction on every tourism trip to Nepal.

Seychelles President sends condolences to families of Russian plane crash victims

Following the devastating plane crash carrying Russian hockey players in central Russia yesterday, Seychelles President Michel has sent a letter of condolence on behalf of the government and people of

Players of elite Lokomotiv hockey club die in Russian plane crash

43 people died when Yak-42 passenger plane crashed in Yaroslavl Region in central Russia today. Two people who survived the crash are in critical condition and are currently in an intensive care.

Asiana Airlines crash may have been a suicide

New details about one of the pilots of the Asiana cargo plane that crashed into the sea off Jeju Island last week have raised questions of whether the Boeing 747 was brought down intentionally.

16 dead in Brazil plane crash

A twin-engine aircraft has crashed in north-east Brazil, killing all 16 people on board.

6 dead, 30 injured in Siberian plane crash

MOSCOW, Russia - At least six people were killed in a plane crash in western Siberia, a Russian Emergency Situations Ministry official said on Monday.

Chinese tourists killed in El Salvador plane crash

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador - The pilot and two Chinese nationals were killed on Sunday in El Salvador when the plane they were traveling in crashed in the region of Changallo close to the capital of th

Another Antonov crash in Congo kills at least 19

(eTN) - The series of air accidents in Congo simply does not seem to end, when yet another Soviet-era Antonov crashed yesterday in Point Noire, Congo, reportedly killing a crew of four, five passenger

Russian-made plane crashes in Pakistan, 12 dead

Dzhemal Tamazashvili, director of the Georgian airline Sun Way, said on Sunday that a bird strike is the likely cause for the crash of a Russian-made Il-76 cargo plane in Pakistan that killed all eigh

Statement by Caribbean Tourism Organization on Bahamas plane crash

NASSAU, Bahamas - Twin-engine Cessna aircraft, registered to the air charter Acklins Blue Company, crashed in the Bahamas shortly after taking off yesterday.